[ uh-skaird ]
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adjectiveChiefly Midland and Southern U.S.

Origin of ascared

First recorded in 1905–10; a- prefix attached to past participles (compare British dialect a- with same function; see y-) + scared

Words Nearby ascared Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024